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Chapman Freeborn On Board Courier

offers door-to-door, hand-carry services for time-critical shipments

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On hand, in hand, by hand

When time is of the essence, our on board courier (OBC) service uses global airline networks to expedite your time-critical shipments. Whether it’s manufacturing components to keep an assembly line running, the latest prototype technology, or a time-sensitive consignment of product samples, we understand exactly what it takes to get your cargo delivered fast.

Available 24/7/365
Available 24/7/365 Our on board courier team is available to you via telephone and email around the clock. You always have direct access to the team – we don’t use call centres.
Safe and secure
Safe and secure You’re in safe hands. Our on board couriers personally accompany your shipment from pick-up to final delivery, anywhere in the world.
Trackable
Trackable We keep you updated every step of the way. In addition to live movement reports direct from the courier, shipments can be checked at any time using our online tracking tool.
Global coverage
Global coverage Our fully insured, trained couriers are strategically located around the world – many with passports and visas for countries that are traditionally challenging to access.
48 years of expertise
48 years of expertise As part of the Chapman Freeborn Group, we draw on more than 48 years of air cargo experience. We offer exceptional in-house expertise and award-winning customer service.
Innovative solutions
Innovative solutions Our service isn’t limited to the delivery of a single item. Using teams of couriers, we regularly assist our clients with multi-piece shipments – sometimes totalling more than 100 separate pieces.
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Rapid, reliable, secure

New York (JFK) - Tokyo (NRT)

Our onboard couriers personally accompany the shipment meaning the custom clearance procedure is quick and your air cargo is immediately available at your destination.
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Day 1
03:27

Request received

03:40

Offer sent to customer

03:55

Customer confirmed

08:40

Courier picked up the shipment

10:00

Courier arrived at JFK airport

10:15

Check-in completed

12:15

Courier on board JFK-NRT

12:32

Flight departed

Day 2
17:14

Arrival Tokyo-Narita

18:03

Courier passed immigration

18:17

Import clearance in progress

18:33

Import clearance completed

19:32

Courier en route to delivery location – ETA 20:30

20:16

Courier arrived at delivery location

20:25

Shipment delivered and signed for by consignee

20:30

Proof of delivery provided to customer

Industries

Leading brands across a wide spectrum of industries rely on our specialist on board courier service for the delivery of time-critical parts, samples, prototypes and important documents.

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Advantages of working with Chapman Freeborn OBC

Below are just some of the reasons why we’re regarded as among the very best when it comes to delivering onboard courier solutions:

Time-critical deliveries worldwide

Procedural expertise

Dedicated brokers, no call centers

Free no obligation quotes

Customer service 24/7/365

Ongoing status reports